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Jose M Basaldu

Military

Killed in Action (KIA). May 17, 1943, in B26 41-17998 on mission to a power station in Holland. Plane was shot down by FW190s 30 miles west of Zandvoort, Holland crashing in the North Sea.

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Service

Units served with

  • 322nd Bomb Group

    322nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 322nd Bombardment Squadron (Medium) was activated on 19-Jun-1942 at MacDill Field, Florida with B-26B Marauder aircraft. In late September 1942 the unit moved to Drane Field, Florida. The Ground echelon sailed for the UK aboard the Queen Elizabeth...

  • 452nd Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Texas January 1920
Died 17 May 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 November 2015 11:14:46 Lucyd Changes to events
Sources

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Basaldu+&GSfn=Jose...

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:16:56 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Losses of the 8th & 9th AFs Vol. I by Bishop & Hey p. 125, ABMC, MACR 15156

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